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The Guardian Publishes Special Series Exploring Age and Art Featuring Richard Deacon, Laure Prouvost and Others

Tuesday, November 17th, 2015

Art Observed On Site, New York – Laure Prouvost: “From the Sky” at Danspace Project, April 24th-26th, 2014

Tuesday, April 29th, 2014

New York – Laure Prouvost: “For Forgetting” at The New Museum Through April 13th, 2014

Saturday, February 22nd, 2014

Laure Prouvost wins the 2013 Turner Prize

Monday, December 2nd, 2013

The Guardian Interviews Laure Prouvost at Her Whitechapel Show

Thursday, March 21st, 2013

London Art Studios Exec Calls for Heightened Protections for Artist Studios and Homes

Monday, March 19th, 2018

AO Preview – New York: The Armory Show Art Week, March 8th – 11th, 2018

Tuesday, March 6th, 2018

Los Angeles – Art Los Angeles Contemporary Evening Preview, January 28th, 2016

Saturday, January 30th, 2016

AO Preview – New York: Frieze Week, May 13th-17th, 2015

Tuesday, May 12th, 2015

AO On-Site – New York: The 2015 Armory Show at Piers 92 & 94, March 4th – 8th, 2015

Friday, March 6th, 2015

BBC Launches New Station Identifiers for BBC 4

Tuesday, September 9th, 2014

AO On-Site: Art Basel 2014, June 19th-22nd, 2014

Wednesday, June 18th, 2014

Derry-Londonderry: Turner Prize 2013 Announces Today. Exhibition at Ebrington Barracks Through January 5th, 2014

Monday, December 2nd, 2013

Turner Prize Begins Today in Derry, Northern Ireland

Tuesday, October 22nd, 2013

Turner Prize Shortlist Announced

Thursday, April 25th, 2013

NYT Profiles Dijon’s Forward Thinking Le Consortium Space

Wednesday, June 22nd, 2016

Yayoi Kusama Art Directs George Clooney Cover Shoot for W Magazine

Thursday, December 5th, 2013
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New Yorker Profiles MoMA’s Recent Acquisition of Chris Ofili’s “Holy Virgin Mary”

May 23rd, 2018

Chris Ofili, Holy Virgin Mary, via BloombergThe New Yorker has a piece on the infamous battle between Rudy Giuliani and Chris Ofili over the artist’s The Holy Virgin Mary, which the then-mayor sought to have removed from a show at the New Museum, and which has now been acquired by MoMA. “When we acquired the work and put it in front of our committee, it looked like it had descended from Heaven,” MoMA curator Laura Hoptman says.
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Germany Looks to Increase Arts Funding by $353 million

May 23rd, 2018

Grutters, via ArtforumGerman minister of culture Monika Grütters has announced plans to increase the nation’s arts funding by approximately $353 million. Grütters feels the budget sends “a strong signal that culture is the foundation for our open and democratic society.” 
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LA Times Profiles Strong Growth for Nigerian Art Market

May 23rd, 2018

Art X Lagos, via LA TimesA piece in the LA Times this week notes the surging popularity of Nigerian art on the international market, and the institutions springing up to cater to a thriving market. “There’s a generation of young, vibrant artists of Nigerian or African origin who have felt that the gallery infrastructure in West Africa is not sufficiently developed for them to connect with the international art market from their home base,” says Tokini Peterside, founder of the Art X Lagos art fair. “For generations, when it comes to exporting its cultural capital and so many other things, Africa has had to go overseas.”
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